.                        Sylvanus Berton Dickens, 1886 - 1976
.                                   s/o Calvin Lewis Dickens
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

023424   Sylvanus Berton Dickens,6                                                  02342   (Calvin,5,James,4,Thomas,3,Ephraim,2)
.
.                    "Van"
.                      b 6 May 1886 Kanawha Co, WVa; d 31 Mar 1976 Kanawha Co (SSDI 236-10-0364 WVa),
.                      m 3 Apr 1906 Raleigh Co, WVa to his 3rd cousin Maude Workman (Maudie), b Sep 1888 Raleigh Co, d 21 Nov 1966 Kana-
.                          wha Co, d/o Robert Workman and Elizabeth Adaline Dickens (Adeline) (d/o
Daniel Dickens (#0224) and Martha J.
.                          Webb).

.                      Van's LR: Winifrede, Kanawha Co 25214.

.                      1910 Kanawha Co, WVa census, Cabin Creek Dist, Winifrede Pct, ED 56, sheet 11A, #199/203, Sylvanis B. Dickens,33
.                               WVa, farmer, truck, Maud,19 WVa (marr 4 yrs, 2 ch, 1 living), Ruth O.,1 WVa, Effie Workman,16 WVa (sister-in-
.                               law), cook, family.
.                      1918, 12 Sep: Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVa: WW I draft registration card: Van Burton Dickins, b 6 May 1886, age 22; of
.                                Chelyan, Kan Co; occup: logging for Porter Lumber Co; nearest relative: Maud Dickins; described as medium height
.                                and build, blue eyes, dark hair.  See
image below.
.                      1920 Kanawha Co census, Chelyan Dist, ED 82, sheet 15B, #306/306, Sylvanus Dickens,33 WVa, labor, lumber plant,
.                               Maude,30 WVa, Olive,11 WVa, Bertha,8 WVa, Adeline,6 WVa, Harvey,5 WVa, Millie,3 6/12 WVa, Elsie,5/12 WVa.
.                      1930 Kanawha Co census, Cabin Creek Dist, Chesapeake, ED 20-15, sheet 2A, Van Dickens,44 WVa (marr age 18), laborer,
.                               oil well, Maudie,42 WVa (marr age 16), Bertha,19 WVa, Adeline,17 WVa, Harvey,15 WVa, Milly,13 WVa, Elsie,10
.                               WVa, Delpha,8 WVa, Ray,7 WVa, Homer,5 WVa, Dolly,3 WVa.
.                      1942, 27 Apr: Eunice, Raleigh Co, WVa: WW II draft registration card: Van Dickens, b 6 May 1886 Kanawha Co, WVa, age
.                                55; of Chelyan, Kan Co; emplooyed by US Govt WPA; contact: Mrs Mauda Dickens; described as 5' 9", 131 lbs,
.                                blue eyes, brown hair, ruddy complexion.  See
image below.

.                      issue:

.                      
1.   Bessie Marie Dickens, b 27 Jul 1907, d as child.

.                      
2.   Ruth Olive Dickens (Olive), b 16 Mar 1909 Kanawha Co, d 8 May 1988 Kanawha Co (not located in SSDI), m(1)
.                            Claude John McGraw, b 1901, d 1953.  Ruth m(2) John Laws.

.                      
3.   Bertha Jane Dickens, b 23 Mar 1911 Kanawha Co, d 10 Jan 1990 Kanawha Co (SSDI 235-92-2245 WVa), m William
.                            Martin Estep, b 25 Sep 1910, d Oct 1971 (SSDI 236-09-5230 WVa).  His LR: Cabin Creek, Kanawha Co 25035.

.                      
4.   Adeline Nancy Dickens, b 29 Apr 1913 Kanawha Co, d 15 Sep 1987 (SSDI 235-74-3531 WVa), m 14 Aug 1935 Boone
.                            Co  to William Burton Webb, b 9 Jul 1895 WVa, d Jan 1978 (SSDI 236-78-4940 WVa), s/o
Jacob Webb (Jake) (#333)
.                            and Amanda Jane. Estep (Jane).  William had m(1) 19 Mar 1924 Kanawha Co to Nola F. Boland, b ca 1903 Kanawha Co.
.                            William had m Nola F. ____, andHer LR: Charleston, Kanawha Co 25306 and her LR was Charleston, Kanawha Co 25306.

.                      
5.   Harvey Willis Dickens, b 16 Apr 1915 Kanawha Co, d 19 Dec 1996 Jackson Co, WVa (SSDI 235-10-3188 WVa), m
.                            Elizabeth Brown, d 1986 (not located in SSDI).
.                            His LR: Kenna, Jackson Co, WVa 24248.

.                      
6.   Millie Ellen Dickens, b 9 Apr 1917 WVa, d 21 May 1981 Kanawha Co (SSDI 233-82-6006 WVa), m George Perdue,
.                            b 18 Jul 1910, d 21 Jan 1983 (SSDI 233-12-0320 WVa).  Millie's and George's LR: Winifrede, Kanawha Co 25214.

.                      
7.   Elsie Mae Dickens, b 11 Aug 1919 Chelyan, Kanawha Co, d 7 Jan 1988 Kanawha Co (SSDI 236-70-5203 WVa), bur
.                            Estep Cem, Joes Creek, Boone Co, WVa, m Miles Estep, b 4 Sep 1910 Chelyan, Kanawha Co, d 21 Jan 1959 Kanawha
.                            Co (SSDI 235-10-9360 WVa), s/o Owen Estep and Ruth Dotson (Ruthie).  Elsie's LR: Dawes, Kanawha Co 25054.

.                      
8.   Delphia A. Dickens, b 17 Jun 1921 WVa, d 7 Sep 2001 (SSDI 236-86-9362 WVa), m ____ Gray.
.                            Her LR: East Bank, Kanawha Co 25067.

.                      
9.   Ray Dickens (Raymond), b 24 Aug 1923 WVa, d 14 Apr 1974 Cabell Co, WVa (SSDI 236-22-6989 WVa).

.                    
10.   Homer Lee Dickens, b 6 May 1925 WVa, d 27 Aug 1985 Kanawha Co (SSDI 234-34-4650 WVa).
.                            His LR: Winifrede, Kanawha Co 25214.

.                    
11.   Dollie Dessel Dickens, b 20 Feb 1928 WVa, m(1) Hubert Adkins, m(2) Elmer Estep (Budgie).








.                    Ref:  1.   Tina Massey's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: MASSEYThTj83@netscape.net   
.                                   She also listed Olive Irene and Opal as children of Van.
.                             2.   Jody Goad's
website.  This site has apparently confused Sylvanus' wife's name Maude with her sister Amanda, b 30
.                                   Oct 1890, and may have also confused their birthdates.
.